quarry synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term quarry:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. prey, quarry, target, fair gamenoun

    a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence

    Synonyms:
    object, target, quarry, fair game, target area, pit, aim, butt, mark, objective, prey, stone pit

  2. pit, quarry, stone pitnoun

    a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate

    Synonyms:
    stone pit, quarry, target, fair game, fossa, infernal region, pitfall, pit, stone, orchestra pit, prey, colliery, perdition, nether region, cavity, endocarp

  3. prey, quarryverb

    animal hunted or caught for food

    Synonyms:
    quarry, pit, fair game, target, stone pit, prey

  4. quarryverb

    extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. quarrynoun

    Synonyms:
    stone-pit, stone-bed

  2. quarrynoun

    Synonyms:
    prey (especially that of the hunting falcon), game, object of the chase

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

career, careers, carrière, quarrying, prey



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